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What's stopping me from a getting a promotion?

my manager has gone from Marketing Manager to Vice President of Marketing and now she's taking on Sales opportunities. She dumps a lot of the work on her team which is me and a few other people. I've been Marketing Associate for the last 5 years taking on all the projects that come in by myself ever since the VP of Marketing decided to start selling. She keeps getting promoted and I keep staying in the same place. What am I doing wrong?

Asked By: valley girl - 8/7/2012
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She's clearly adept at playing the politics game and getting promotions. Which doesn't necessarily mean you aren't, but as your superior, she may well take credit for everything good that happens in her department and basically shield you guys from being promoted. Maybe she knows you are better at the job than she is... More
Answered By: Employment Guy - 8/7/2012
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She is smarter than you and has a better boss.
Answered By: Bill - 8/7/2012
 
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